Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 122 131
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.61% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 2.41% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 16
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £34,802 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £51,875
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 669 705 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.80% 37.32% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 554 600 873
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,975 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,460 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Wales.

Salary trend for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Wales over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Wales

Middleware
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 8 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Wales +3 3 £40,000 -
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
1 5 (45.45%) CAD
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) nginx
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (27.27%) Redis
3 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Redis
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Junior
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) CentOS
1 3 (27.27%) Fedora
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CAD
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat